The 2020 season was an unprecedented season in regards to the game of football. The Hall of Fame game in 2020 was canceled due to the Covid-19 pandemic as well as the 2020 Hall of Fame Ceremony. Both were pushed to the 2021 season.
The Steelers vs. Cowboys is official. They will play on August 5th at 8:00 p.m. for the Hall of Fame game. The Steelers will induct Troy Polamalu, Donnie Shell, and Bill Cowher on Saturday, August 7th along with the rest of the 2020 Hall of Fame Class. Alan Faneca and Bill Nunn will be inducted on August 8th along with the rest of the 2021 Hall of Fame Class.
The Hall of Fame game was announced on Twitter saying the 2021 HOF game will be a meeting over a year in the making. Originally planned for 2020, this year's game will be a highly anticipated matchup between 2 storied franchises: the Steelers and the Cowboys.